There are 11 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset by train, bus, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Dorchester South

$92 - $142

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Bus  •  13 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) M35 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Dorchester, South Station 035

$58 - $79

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Train CrossCountry  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Weymouth

$169 - $267

Train, bus  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Dorchester National Express

$93 - $128

Drive  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset 367.7 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Newcastle to Southampton, train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Southampton (SOU) NCL - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Dorchester South

$79 - $243

Fly Newcastle to Bristol, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Bristol (BRS) NCL - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Upwey

$97 - $281

Fly Newcastle to Exeter, bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Exeter (EXT) NCL - EXT
  2. Take the bus from Exeter to Dorchester

$65 - $254

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Dorchester South

$130 - $268

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Southampton, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Southampton (SOU) LBA - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Dorchester South

$128 - $358

Fly Newcastle to London Heathrow, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  2. Take the train from Woking to Dorchester South

$113 - $350

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arriving at Puddletown, Dorchester Road Traffic Lights via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and Dorchester, South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 19 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Dorset is 295 miles. The road distance is 367.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset without a car is to train which takes 7 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset is to train which takes 7 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dorchester, South Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset is 368 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset.

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KLM and Flybe offer flights from Newcastle Airport to Southampton Airport.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset.
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  • Distance: 295 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 17 min

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Dorset, England?

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Leicester Square Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, London Waterloo, Dorchester South, and Dorchester, South Station in around 7 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dorset via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, London Victoria Coach Station, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, and Dorchester, South Station in around 13 h 19 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Newcastle to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Newcastle to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Southampton via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $130
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Dorchester South
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Dorchester South
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Woking to Dorchester South
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Weymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Upwey
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $90
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Dorchester, South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Airport to Dorchester
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter to Dorchester
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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